Our Programs


Starter Company Plus (Incubator) is a great opportunity for start up and existing businesses for people 18+ who want to start or expand a business in their community. It includes training, mentoring as well as a business funding grant of up to $5,000.

There are no scheduled intakes for this program at the moment, however please feel free to apply now and we will contact you when the next intake has been scheduled.

Applications are currently closed.

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Elevate Acceleration Program is an acceleration program to help existing businesses grow to the next level and in doing so, create new jobs. The Program is available to existing businesses in Durham with annual revenue of at least $200k.

Summer Company allows you to go beyond your typical student summer job and turn your idea into a business. The program provides Ontario students ages 15-29 up to $3,000 and hands-on coaching and mentoring to help you start and operate your business.

Applications are now open for start in June 2019.

Join our experts as they share personal insight of how they do it as well as provide effective sales and buying strategies that really work. Up! is a series of practical and candid sales talks by experts in the trenches. Free talks held monthly at The Centennial Building in Whitby, nine speakers will share their stories about success in selling and buying.

Do It In Durham is a collaborative series of events held during Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) in mid November. It is brought to you by local businesses and organizations who are already 'Doing it in Durham!” and who want to share their expertise and experience with other entrepreneurs in the community.


Digital Durham's program is designed to help you improve your digital presence, online marketing strategies and technologies, so you can engage new customers, as well as build loyal, returning customers with the goal of increasing revenue and growing your business.

Complete the online assessment and receive a free digital ‘how to’ guide to help you grow your business.